Genomes and Genes


Tetsuro Araki


Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA


  1. Araki T, Nishino M, Zazueta O, Gao W, Dupuis J, Okajima Y, et al. Paraseptal emphysema: Prevalence and distribution on CT and association with interstitial lung abnormalities. Eur J Radiol. 2015;84:1413-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Cigarette smoking, aging, and male gender were the factors associated with the presence of paraseptal emphysema. Significant association between paraseptal emphysema and interstitial lung abnormalities was observed. ..
  2. Araki T, Nishino M, Gao W, Dupuis J, Hunninghake G, Murakami T, et al. Normal thymus in adults: appearance on CT and associations with age, sex, BMI and smoking. Eur Radiol. 2016;26:15-24 pubmed publisher
    ..74% of participants (mean age 58.9 years) demonstrated complete fatty thymus. Women show less fatty thymus compared to men at ages 40-69 years. Smoking and high BMI are associated with advanced fatty degeneration in thymus. ..
  3. KLIMENT C, Araki T, Doyle T, Gao W, Dupuis J, Latourelle J, et al. A comparison of visual and quantitative methods to identify interstitial lung abnormalities. BMC Pulm Med. 2015;15:134 pubmed publisher
    ..Moreover, HAAs were not associated with MUC5B promoter genotype. ..
  4. Araki T, Sholl L, Hatabu H, Nishino M. Radiological features and metastatic patterns of thymic neuroendocrine tumours. Clin Radiol. 2018;73:479-484 pubmed publisher
    ..Metastasis and recurrence were frequent, most commonly involving thoracic lymph nodes, while extra-thoracic metastasis to bones and abdominal lymph nodes were also noted. ..
  5. Yamada Y, Ueyama M, Abe T, Araki T, Abe T, Nishino M, et al. Difference in diaphragmatic motion during tidal breathing in a standing position between COPD patients and normal subjects: Time-resolved quantitative evaluation using dynamic chest radiography with flat panel detector system ("dynamic X-ray phrenico. Eur J Radiol. 2017;87:76-82 pubmed publisher
  6. Yamada Y, Ueyama M, Abe T, Araki T, Abe T, Nishino M, et al. Difference in the craniocaudal gradient of the maximum pixel value change rate between chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients and normal subjects using sub-mGy dynamic chest radiography with a flat panel detector system. Eur J Radiol. 2017;92:37-44 pubmed publisher
    ..005). A decrease of the craniocaudal gradient of MPCR was observed in COPD patients. The craniocaudal gradient was lower in severe COPD patients than in mild COPD patients. ..